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Dave Martin and Jungmeister
Dave Martin will perform in his Jungmeister biplane Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday this year.

The world's best aerobatic performers will again provide daily thrills at EAA AirVenture 2011 as Rockwell Collins has been named presenting sponsor of the daily air shows, including the widely popular Night Air Show on Saturday, July 30. Rockwell Collins is a leading provider of communication and aviation electronic solutions for military and commercial customers around the globe.

Warbirds, aerobatic champions, and precision formation flying from more than 30 of the world's finest air show pilots are among the highlights of this year's daily flight performances at AirVenture.

"We are thrilled to present the daily air show, which has become a must-see for EAA AirVenture's global audience of aviation enthusiasts," said Colin Mahoney, vice president of sales and marketing for Rockwell Collins. "Rockwell Collins is committed to inspiring the future of aviation and AirVenture is a fantastic opportunity to reach out to those who share our passion."

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative communication and aviation electronic solutions for both commercial and government applications. Its expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, information management, and simulation and training is delivered by 20,000 employees, and a global service and support network that crosses 27 countries.

In addition to Saturday's Night Air Show, special air show events include the expanded "Warbird Extravaganzas" on Friday and Saturday, July 29-30, plus tributes to Burt Rutan (Thursday, July 28) and Bob Hoover (Tuesday, July 26) as well as naval aircraft on Wednesday, July 27, as part of the week-long Centennial of Naval Aviation commemoration.

"With the special tributes to aviation innovators including Burt Rutan and Bob Hoover, this is an exceptional year for our company to become involved and share our enthusiasm for aviation," Mahoney said.

EAA AirVenture 2011 air show schedule as of July 11 (Exact order of performers set day of event. Subject to change without notice.):

Monday, July 25 - 3:30 p.m.: Aerostars (Yaks), Bob Carlton (Jet Sailplane), Mike Goulian (Extra), Liberty Parachute Team, Dave Martin (Jungmeister), Kent Pietsch (Interstate Cadet Car Top), Greg Shelton (Wildcat), Gene Soucy (Showcat Wing Act), Skip Stewart (Pitts), Team Chaos (Skybolt, MX-2, Jet Truck), Matt Younkin (Twin Beech), Warbirds

Tuesday, July 26 - 3:30 p.m.: AeroShell Aerobatic Team (T-6s), Julie Clark (T-34), Liberty Parachute Team, Steve Oliver (Chipmunk), Kent Pietsch (Interstate Cadet Car Top), Sean Tucker (Pitts), Scott Yoak (P-51), Clyde Zellers (SNJ), Corkey Fornof (LoPresti Fury), Bob Hoover Tribute, Warbirds

Wednesday, July 27 - 3:30 p.m.: Chuck Aaron (Red Bull Helicopter), Aerostars (Yaks), Bob Carlton (Jet Sailplane), Julie Clark (T-34), Liberty Parachute Team, Dave Martin (Jungmeister), Kent Pietsch (Interstate Cadet Car Top), Greg Shelton (Wildcat), Gene Soucy (Showcat Solo), Skip Stewart (Pitts), Team Chaos (Skybolt, MX-2, Jet Truck), Matt Younkin (Twin Beech), Clyde Zellers (SNJ), Warbirds including Navy Tribute

Thursday, July 28 - 3:30 p.m.: AeroShell Aerobatic Team (T-6s), Jeff Boerboon (Extra), Chuck Aaron (Red Bull Helicopter), Kirby Chambliss (Edge), Mike Goulian (Extra), Liberty Parachute Team, Misty Blues All-Female Skydivers, Steve Oliver (Chipmunk), Kent Pietsch (Dead Stick), Gene Soucy (Showcat Wing Act), Sean Tucker (Pitts), Gary Ward (MX-2), Clyde Zellers (SNJ), Corkey Fornof (LoPresti Fury), Burt Rutan Tribute, Warbirds

Friday, July 29 - 3:30 p.m.: Jeff Boerboon (Extra), Bob Carlton (Jet Sailplane), Kirby Chambliss (Edge), Mike Goulian (Extra), Randy Harris (Skybolt), Liberty Parachute Team, Misty Blues All-Female Skydivers, Doug Rozendaal (P-51), Greg Shelton (Wildcat), Matt Younkin (Twin Beech), Harrier, Warbirds Extravaganza

Saturday, July 30 - 3:30 p.m.: Chuck Aaron (Red Bull Helicopter), Liberty Parachute Team, Dave Martin (Jungmeister), Misty Blues All-Female Skydivers, Red Eagles (Eagles), Team Rocket (Harmon Rockets), Sean Tucker (Pitts), Clyde Zellers (SNJ), Harrier, Warbirds Extravaganza

Saturday Night Air Show, July 30 - 8:30 p.m.: AeroShell Aerobatic Team (T-6s), Bob Carlton (Jet Sailplane), Steve Oliver (Chipmunk), Gene Soucy (Showcat Solo), Matt Younkin (Twin Beech), Neal Darnell (Flash Fire Jet Trucks)

Sunday, July 31 - 2 p.m.: AeroShell Aerobatic Team (T-6s), Bob Carlton (Jet Sailplane), Kirby Chambliss (Edge), Liberty Parachute Team, Misty Blues All-Female Skydivers, Red Eagles (Eagles), Gene Soucy (Showcat Wing Act), Team Rocket (Harmon Rockets), Scott Yoak (P-51), Dave Martin (Jungmeister), Harrier, Warbirds

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